The holder of a EUROLTA Diploma has demonstrated the knowledge and skills necessary to develop and plan courses, selecting appropriate materials and designing programmes to cater for the specific needs of groups and individual learners. The holder of a EUROLTA Diploma will have had considerable experience of language teaching with groups at different llevels and in different context. The holder has also demonstrated the ability to critically reflect upon his/her own and others' teaching, enabling him/her to make informed choices and take decisions in the classroom and beyond.
The Diploma is a suitable in-service qualification for teachers of languages to adults. Teachers whose responsibilites include support and guidance of less experienced colleagues can also profit from a course leading to the EUROLTA Diploma, because Diploma Level courses whilst not being expllicit 'train the trainer' courses, nevertheless do encompass analysis of others' teaching and feedback techniques.